About Michelle Dove

Michelle Dove, a Chartered Engineer and Lean expert who made a transition to fashion via personal styling, specialises in positive transformation and development to help businesses become more effective, flexible, and adaptive, while enabling them to reduce costs.


During her successful 13-year career as a lean expert and project director she worked at the world’s leader of lean — Toyota — and other major global companies.

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Drawing on her experience of working both in the private and public sector, she has adapted the lean methodology to the creative industry, focusing on subjects such as the philosophy of continuous improvement, process analysis, organisational culture, value adding, and waste reduction.


Michelle is a Birmingham University alumnus with a degree in engineering and commerce.


She has also attended courses at the London College of Fashion and the NHJ Style Academy and has worked with some of the top personal stylists since starting her own business in 2010.